Definitions

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  • adj. Of a shape similar to a papule.
  • adj. Consisting of papules; characterized by the presence of papules.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Covered with papules.
  • adj. Consisting of papules; characterized by the presence of papules.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as papulose.

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Examples

  • It is worth noting that a condition called papular urticaria can often be confused with insect bites, since it can resemble a number of insect bites in a small area.

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  • Finacea is used for the papular, bumpy kind of rosacea, but it can be too strong for some people.

    Simple Skin Beauty

  • It can generate mild flushing, persistent redness, or the more severe papular kind of acne rosacea with bumpy pimples and sometimes thickening of the skin rhinophyma.

    Simple Skin Beauty

  • From an experience in the treatment of thirty cases of different kinds -- viz., obstinate circumscribed moist patches on the hands and arms, intensely itching papular eczema of the flexures and face, infantile moist eczemas, etc. -- he recommends the following procedure.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 384, May 12, 1883

  • For moist eczema weaker preparations (20 to 30 per cent. decreased to 10 per cent.) must be used than for the papular condition (50 per cent. reduced to 20 per cent.), and the hand, for example, will require a stronger application than the face, and children a weaker one than adults; but ichthyol may be used in any strength from a 5 per cent. to a 40 to 50 per cent. application or undiluted.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 384, May 12, 1883

  • Chevalier 9.333 mentions that through contact of the drug workmen in the manufacture of quinin are liable to an affection of the skin which manifests itself in a vesicular, papular, or pustular eruption on different parts of the body.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Marsden 9.14 reports a case in which, following secondary papular syphilis and profuse spontaneous ptyalism, there was vicarious secretion of the urinary constituents from the skin.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Marsden reports a case in which, following secondary papular syphilis and profuse spontaneous ptyalism, there was vicarious secretion of the urinary constituents from the skin.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Chevalier mentions that through contact of the drug workmen in the manufacture of quinin are liable to an affection of the skin which manifests itself in a vesicular, papular, or pustular eruption on different parts of the body.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Urticaria papulosa (formerly called _lichen urticatus_) is a variety in which the lesions are small and papular, developing usually out of the ordinary wheals.

    Essentials of Diseases of the Skin Including the Syphilodermata Arranged in the Form of Questions and Answers Prepared Especially for Students of Medicine

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